Release and Express Assumption of Risk Waiver

(Please read carefully, fill in the blanks, sign, and date this Agreement)

By signing in the space provided, Releasee agrees to the following terms, conditions, assumption of the risk, waivers, and releases, which are required prior to the Releasee’s participation for coaching and other related activities provided by Richmond Training Systems, LLC (“RTS”).

INFORMED CONSENT. Releasee understands and agrees that he or she has volunteered to participate in the activities and/or coaching that is being provided by RTS, which may include, but is not limited to, weight and/or resistance training, speed, power, and conditioning training, and other various forms of physical exertion. Releasee further understands and agrees that such activities and/or coaching may lead to injury not expected but anticipated and shall forever release, discharge, and hold RTS, its members, managers, employees, agents, and their respective successors or assigns, harmless from any and all claims, demands, damages, rights of action or causes of action, present or future, from such voluntary participation.

RISKS AND ASSUMPTION OF RISKS. Releasee understands and agrees that:

• The activities and/or coaching in which he or she is engaging in through RTS is potentially and inherently dangerous and Releasee recognizes that there are certain risks involving his or her being engaged in activities that have various levels of physical exertion and following the advice and training/coaching of RTS. A non-exhaustive list of potential perils and risks associated with these activities (used strictly as examples) include injuries associated with equipment malfunction or breakage, slipping, falling, dropping of equipment, handling of heavy equipment, weight, or machinery, negligent instruction or supervision, and/or negligent use of equipment.
• The activities and/or coaching provided to Releasee may be strenuous and may cause potentially damages changes to the body, including but not limited to (used strictly as examples), abnormal or heightened blood pressure, fainting, heartbeat disorder, heart attack, and death.
• The activities in which he or she is engaging may be dangerous and may involve the risk of serious injury and/or death to person.
• Releasee must obtain an examination by his or her physician prior to signing this Waiver and Release.
• RTS shall provide guidelines and rules associated with the activities and coaching it provides, however, Releasee acknowledges that the risks associated with the activities in which it will engage with RTS remain even where the Releasee is fully compliant with the guidelines and rules set forth by RTS.
• By signing this Waiver and Release, Releasee recognizes these risks and agrees to assume full responsibility for any risk of bodily injury, death or property damage, arising out of or related to the activities and/or coaching contemplated herein, whether foreseen or unforeseen and regardless of the cause of the risk or injury, including where the injury is caused by the actions, inactions or negligence of RTS, its members, managers, employees, agents, and their respective successors or assigns.

WAIVER AND RELEASE. In light of his or her assumption of the inherent risks, and in consideration for being given the privilege and opportunity to partake in the activities and/or coaching provided by RTS, Releasee, on his or her behalf and on behalf of his or her heirs, executors, personal representatives, assigns and next of kin, waives and releases RTS, its members, managers, employees, agents, and their respective successors or assigns from any claims, regardless of the nature of the claim or where asserted, on account of injury and/or death to releasee’s person or property, now and forever, which arise out of or is related to releasees participation in any activities regardless of the cause of the injury including incidences where the injury is caused or alleged to have been caused by the actions, inactions or negligence of RTS, its members, managers, employees, or agents. This Waiver and Release applies to both the actual injuries and death described herein as well as any injuries or death associated with any help, assistance or rescue operations or procedures employed by RTS to assist the Releasee who experiences an injury or death. This release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in which the activities are conducted and that if any portion thereof is held invalid, it is agreed that the balance shall, notwithstanding, continue in full legal force and effect.

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